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On the lathe, by the lathe: do you have questions? frustrations? tips? This forum is for all the woodturners out there.

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hand wheel for hf 34706

03-14-2019 02:53 AM by hookup

For those that have an hf 64706 lathe. Had to do a lot of reasearch to find t...

5 03-21-2019 04:36 AM
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03-16-2019 04:31 PM by Vicki

I know most are against gloves in the shop other than staining/painting etc. ...

24 03-20-2019 05:21 PM
View RobS888's profile

Cost of cutting up a BIG downed tree?

03-15-2019 11:40 AM by RobS888

Hi, My wife is a wood turner, so we are always on the lookout for free woo...

21 03-18-2019 05:22 PM
View JMillerWoodworks's profile

Help with Buying a Lathe Chuck

03-15-2019 04:17 AM by JMillerWoodworks

I recently acquired a new lathe am looking to buy a chuck. I am wanting a big...

5 03-16-2019 12:12 AM
View Mainboom's profile

look its flying

03-08-2019 10:31 PM by Mainboom

first off new turner. I bought some turning blanks online. they are waxed big...

27 03-15-2019 02:26 AM
View BB1's profile

Carbide turning tool recommendations

03-12-2019 01:35 AM by BB1

I am looking into buying some carbide tip turning tools for my husband. I fou...

16 03-15-2019 01:35 AM
View Sawdust2012's profile

Lathe stand on casters...yes or no?

03-10-2019 02:09 PM by Sawdust2012

After several weeks of waiting, my Laguna 12/16 finally arrived. Now I need ...

16 03-14-2019 04:57 PM
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help with bandsaw

03-12-2019 01:03 AM by 3285jeff

im looking at getting a larger bandsaw,,at the moment all I have is a benchto...

4 03-14-2019 05:00 AM
View David's profile

Turning a wooden pen

03-12-2019 07:06 PM by David

Here is a very simple project on a wood lathe. To most of you it’s p...

7 03-13-2019 09:44 PM
View Karda's profile

how to use micro mesh

03-11-2019 09:49 PM by Karda

Hi, i got a set of 2” micro mesh sanding discs, I tried to hand sand wi...

9 03-12-2019 03:27 PM
View NCMau's profile

Chuck Question

03-07-2019 04:18 PM by NCMau

New turner. Just started to get my feet wet in this new hobby. I am looking t...

19 03-11-2019 09:34 PM
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03-11-2019 12:08 AM by NCMau

After turning few 4×4 practice pieces, I decided to step up and try a bi...

10 03-11-2019 02:47 PM
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Roughing Gouge

03-09-2019 10:11 PM by Sunburned

Hey all. I recently got a small lathe and am loving it. I have turned sever...

10 03-11-2019 01:15 PM
View mike02719's profile

New Lathe and Questions

03-07-2019 11:44 PM by mike02719

My new lathe finally came in. I bought a Laguna 1836 back in January and it ...

9 03-10-2019 11:01 PM
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Possible lathe purchase... is it worth it

03-09-2019 07:08 PM by Woodaddict79

Looking at a Powermatic 90supposedly has a 5HP 3PH motor in it. Device no lo...

3 03-10-2019 10:51 AM
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How should I cut for blanks

03-04-2019 05:22 PM by ezal

I have played with 4 bowls to this point, make that 5 one is getting used to ...

10 03-05-2019 04:52 PM
View Rink's profile

Is this tearout?

02-25-2019 07:39 PM by Rink

I’ve been turning a walnut bowl, and I sanded down to 220 (60 to 80 to ...

5 03-04-2019 06:03 AM
View Karda's profile

Micro Mesh grit ID

03-03-2019 06:53 PM by Karda

Hi I got a set of micro mesh 2” sanding discs from packard but the colo...

2 03-03-2019 09:48 PM
View mike02719's profile

Any Experience Buying Turning Wood Online ?

03-03-2019 12:23 AM by mike02719

Does anyone out there buy turning wood from online vendors? Local vendors s...

6 03-03-2019 01:31 PM
View Patrickgeddes14's profile

How do I know which bowl chuck will fit with my lathe?

02-28-2019 10:26 PM by Patrickgeddes14

Pretty sure it’s not called a bowl chuck but I mean the thing you secur...

4 03-01-2019 02:24 AM

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